Illuminated Priestess

  I will make you uncomfortable challenge your boundaries you will question yourself and blame me for it. I will speak my truth, ask for your au then ti ci ty....

Our Red Tent Temple began in late October 2009 in my small, green living room. For a year or two only a few women came each month. We talked about whatever...

Today is the first day of my cycle. Beyond the things that be must done (grocery shopping or we would starve!), I like to spend the first day or two really...

Recently I have been spending quite a lot of time feeling grateful. Thanksgiving seems like the obvious time to do just that, but honestly most people who live lives like mine,...

  On Mayday weekend of 2013, I held a Welcoming Women ceremony for my daughter and her friend, both members of our Pink Tent circle. This was a celebration to welcome...

  As the child of two Narcissists, I could never have been pretty enough to satisfy their needs for a beautiful child. Had I looked like Brigit Bardot or Audrey Hepburn,...

  Someone asked me to write about what breaks my heart open. This is a start.

“do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you?” 1 Corinthians, 6:19 For those of you who know me, or who know me by...

A while back I posted a photograph of me at 20, taken by my father. Looking back at the girl I was then, fit, thin, young it’s easy to see how...

When I was a kid, I was fairly certain that I was an alien. I used to lie in bed at night and wonder how and why I was plopped down...